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August 21, 2014

Duration:
February 2012 - January 2015

Implementing Partner:
Eurasia Foundation of Central Asia (EFCA)

Key Partners:
Legal Assistance for Rural Citizens (LARC) Newtork, Public Association “Tree of Life”

Activity Locations:
Communities in Osh, Jalalabad, Batken, Talas, Naryn and Issyk-Kul regions

Activity Goal

The Local Transparency and Cooperation Initiative (LTCI) is a community-based conflict mitigation program improving cooperation and accountability between citizens and local government in the provision of quality public services; and increasing the transparency of and public confidence in the extractive industry. The project has two objectives: (1) Citizens are educated about their rights and access to public services, and empowered to monitor the quality of these services and hold service providers accountable; and (2) Community leaders in mining-affected areas have greater awareness and understanding of the social and environmental impacts of extractive industries..

Activity Major Focus Areas

Carey N. Gordon, USAID Representative to the Kyrgyz Republic presented two grants to the Osh University
May 15, 2013

On May 15, 2013, Carey N. Gordon, USAID Representative to the Kyrgyz Republic presented two grants from the U.S. Government to the Osh State University.  The two grants totaling approximately 90, 000 USD will provide equipment to support the expansion of the Independent Testing Center and improve students’ enrollment procedures at the Osh State University. Kanybek Isakov, the University Rector, participated at the event at the large conference hall of the institution at 331 Lenin Street in Osh at 09:30 a. m. on May 15, 2013.

Kyrgyzstan Parliament Speaker Asylbek Jeenbekov thanks USAID Representative Carey Gordon
April 15, 2013

On April 16, 2013, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the United Kingdom Department for International Development (DFID),through their joint Kyrgyzstan Parliamentary Strengthening Program (KPSP), will hold a presentation to introduce the program’s third phase, which will be implemented from 2013-2015.

On April 5, 2013, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., a Job Fair will be held at the National Library (208 Abdrahmanova St., Bishkek)
April 5, 2013

On April 5, 2013, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., a Job Fair will be held at the National Library (208 Abdrahmanova St., second floor) for youth seeking new employment opportunities. The job fair is sponsored by the Youth Peer Education Network (Y-Peer) and will bring 250 job-seeking youth together with representatives from 20 companies operating in the Kyrgyz Republic, as well as business experts and consultants. 

USAID provided computer hardware, advanced geological modeling software, and other equipment to Kyrgyzstan Ministry of Economy
April 4, 2013

On April 4, 2013, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) provided computer hardware, advanced geological modeling software, and other Information and Communication Technology (ICT) equipment to the Ministry of Economy of the Kyrgyz Republic through the USAID REFORMA Project. Kyrgyz Minister of the Economy Temir Sariev and USAID Representative to the Kyrgyz Republic Carey Gordon participated in the handover event.

Bishkek– In honor of World Tuberculosis (TB) Day, USAID will join international and local partners to raise public awareness
March 22, 2013

Bishkek– In honor of World Tuberculosis (TB) Day, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) will join international and local partners in supporting the Kyrgyz Republic Ministry of Health’s efforts to raise awareness and understanding of TB. On March 22, 2013 at Victory Square, representatives from the U.S. Embassy and students from Bishkek universities will take part in a run. The event will kick off with a welcome speech from a representative of the Ministry of Health at 12:00 noon. 

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Calendar

USAID/Kyrgyz Republic produced a 2014 wall calendar that includes images of beneficiaries and brief captions telling about USAID assistance in the country. The calendar includes images of projects working to improve the quality education, health care services, youth support, local economic development, agricultural productivity, food security and independent media in the Kyrgyz Republic. USAID's successes in cooperation are highlighted throughout the calendar.

FrontLines


Water and Hope Flow Back into Kyrgyzstan's Hard-Hit South

March/April 2013
Renovation of Soviet-era irrigation system brings 10,000 hectares of farmland back to life.

Blog


Environmental Awareness: The Roots of Peace

Thursday, April 25, 2013
Earth Days bridge dialogue and action, addressing conflict over natural resources in Kyrgyzstan.


Last updated: August 21, 2014

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